|NYC COMMUNITY EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAMS
NYC Community Emergency Response Teams (CERTs) are groups of neighborhood and community-based volunteers that undergo an intensive, 11-week training program in disaster preparedness and basic response skills. Several of the topics include Fire Safety, Search and Rescue, and Disaster Medical Operations. After completing training, teams support their local communities by assisting with emergency education and response.
Resource Category: DISASTER RECOVERY - GOVERNMENT SERVICES
Added: Sep 20, 2008